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22 October 2018 18:12 Gallagher puzzled as to why fellow candidate Casey doesn't like him

Presidential candidate Sean Gallagher is puzzled as to why Peter Casey does not like him. The pair both featured in the Irish version of Dragons Den, but appeared in different seasons of the TV show. Last week, Mr Casey revealed he didn't like Gallagher "because he's not very nice". Mr Gallagher said he found the revelation surprising as he recently

22 October 2018 16:40 Judge cites tragic death of two teens as he bans driver for six months for not wearing seat-belt

A judge has banned a 56-year old west Clare man from driving for six months after he was found not to be wearing a seat belt while driving. At Ennis District Court, Judge Patrick Durcan imposed what he called the ‘severe’ penalty on Stephen Downes after referring to the circumstances around a fatal road traffic collision in Ennis last April where two Clare

22 October 2018 16:13 Spanish student thought she was going to die; Man to be sentenced next week for 'horrific' rape

A Spanish student who was repeatedly raped by a young homeless man after being lured to his tent in July 2017 says she thought he was going to kill her. Eoin Berkeley, previously of Hamptonwood Way in Finglas, will be sentenced next week. The young woman’s visit to Ireland in the summer of 2017 was the first time she had ever travelled alone. After picking

22 October 2018 14:32 World's longest sea bridge finally set to open this week

Construction of the massive Chinese project began nearly a decade ago and it has been dogged by delays. THE WORLD’S LONGEST sea bridge, connecting Hong Kong, Macau and the Chinese mainland will finally open to traffic next this week, officials said, after complaints about the secrecy surrounding the project. A grand opening ceremony had already been announced

22 October 2018 12:07 Keith Earls could be back for Munster next weekend

Keith Earls could be back in the Munster team for Saturday's Pro14 game against the Glasgow Warriors at Thomond Park. The Limerick winger sat out Saturday's Champions Cup win over Gloucester with a hamstring injury but is set to be reintroduced to team training this week. Tommy O'Donnell is undergoing a scan today to determine the extent of the ankle

21 October 2018 17:30 ’Maurice McCabe has done the state some service’: The week in quotes

Here’s what was said and who said what this week. Father Jor McVeigh on the fear that a hard border with Northern Ireland will lead to violence. Cork camogie player Rena Buckley, speaking at the launch of the 20×20 campaign which aims to increase media coverage, participation and involvement in women’s sport, recalled an event where she was invited to present 1

21 October 2018 08:44 Poll: Should the confidence and supply agreement be renewed or would you rather an election?

Both Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael have announced their negotiating teams for the upcoming renewal talks. AFTER SUCCESSFULLY MAKING it through three Budgets, Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are set to sit down in the coming days and weeks to discuss the renewal of the confidence and supply agreement. Fianna Fáil has propped up the Fine Gael government for some time, after 1

20 October 2018 16:58 Connacht thumped by Sale Sharks in Challenge Cup

Chris Ashton boosted his England chances with a debut hat-trick as Sale thumped Connacht 34-13 in the Challenge Cup. The 31-year-old's Sale debut was delayed by a seven-week ban for a tip tackle picked up in pre-season. But, when he finally took to the field for the Sharks in Salford, he quickly made up for lost time. Ashton was this week named in England's 2

20 October 2018 09:22 Defensive pair have Pellegrini’s backing as West Ham prepare to face Kane

Manuel Pellegrini has backed his fledgling central defence to deal with the threat of Harry Kane when West Ham host Tottenham. Summer signings Issa Diop and Fabian Balbuena have impressed for the Hammers this season despite having never previously played in the Premier League. Frenchman Diop, 21, scored an own-goal on his debut against Arsenal but has since 2

19 October 2018 18:33 Attacking trio in line to return for misfiring Real Madrid against Levante

Isco, Gareth Bale and Karim Benzema could make a welcome return for Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui against Levante on Saturday. Bale missed both of Wales’ matches against Spain and Republic of Ireland during the international break with a groin injury, but could start for Los Blancos in LaLiga. Lopetegui described playmaker Isco as a ‘weapon’ for Los Blancos 1